Tag Archives: Code

Supreme Court justices, recusal, and the Code of Conduct for United States Judges

In August of 2017, Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch spoke at an event at the Washington D.C. Trump Hotel. Due to various concerns that his appearance at this event raised various questions of judicial ethics, a flurry of news reports … Continue reading

Posted in Law Students | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Canada Labour Code and Employee Safety: Is a Helicopter Medevac Operator Required to Provide Night Vision Goggles?

Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) have been based out of Moosonee airport since the 80’s.  Canadian Helicopters Ltd. (CHL) took over HEMS operations at Moosonee in 1999, flying Sikorsky S-76A helicopters.  Ornge initially became involved with simply providing medical services … Continue reading

Posted in Aviation Law | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Texas Water Code

Sections 7.145 and 7.147 of the Texas Water Code are the felony and misdemeanor provisions most often used under Texas state law for environmental criminal prosecutions. The basic difference between the two is the requirement under Section 7.145 of proving… … Continue reading

Posted in Environmental Law | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

On This Day: Nathan Hale, 'Brave, Hero, Crappy Spy,' Executed — Code and Dagger

"Brave. Hero. Crappy spy." is how John Sipher, a former member of the CIA’s Senior Intelligence Service, once described Hale. via codeanddagger.com New blog to me. Read more detail on Recent Legal Theory posts –

Posted in Legal Theory | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How Do the Recent Tax Code Changes Affect My Spousal Support (Alimony)?

By: Jessica A. Bryant A bill was recently passed that makes several changes to the current U.S. tax law. One such change affects the way spousal support (maintenance/alimony) is treated. Under current tax code related to divorce, the spouse paying … Continue reading

Posted in Family Law | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment